Berne Notification No. 228
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Accession by the Principality of Andorra

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of the Principality of Andorra, on March 2, 2004, of its instrument of accession to the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (Berne Convention) of September 9, 1886, as revised at Paris on July 24, 1971, and amended on September 28, 1979.

The Berne Convention as revised will enter into force, with respect to the Principality of Andorra, on June 2, 2004. On that date, the Principality of Andorra will also become a member of the International Union for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works ("Berne Union"), founded by the Berne Convention.

March 2, 2004